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Union Cabinet re-promulgates Land Ordinance

New Delhi, May 30: The Union Cabinet today discussed the re-promulgation of Land Ordinance in a meeting held in the national capital and has decided to take up the call.

The earlier ordinance brought into force in March would lapse on June 4, six weeks after the Rajya Sabha was convened on April 23.

The proposal of the Rural Development Ministry comes as a Joint Committee of Parliament is examining the Land Acquisition Bill based on the ordinance in force.

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